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Renumbering Tools – part 1

One of the things Revit users were waiting on for quite some time was a tool that has an ability to associate door mark with room number parameters. For this purpose we developed the tool Renumber by room. We extended functionality of the tool

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Ribbon facelift

As some of you already notice we designed new icons for CGS Revit Tools version 2015.  Among other enhancement we rearranged tools in ribbon, for better overview and quicker access. We also added tooltip image or video for the tool upon hovering

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Set of Tools – Analyze

In new version CGS Revit Tools 2015 we reorganized tools for Analysis. First change is a drop down button Analyze. All the tools are categorized here and are better accessible for users. Second change was made with previous tool Door Swing

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Project Cleanup tools

As we all know files in Revit can get quite heavy through the modeling process. For solving this problem we developed a set of tools for cleaning up  the project. The Project Cleanup tools provides the ability to create a

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Room Views

This tool displays a dialog to create a new view (plan, 3D, elevation) and define view names. Tool creates specified views for selected room, where plan and ceiling views appears as dependent and 3D and elevation views appear as new

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Element insertion

Insertion tool set can analyze selected geometry and store calculated values in shared parameter. This tool is for querying element properties such as insertion of specific element. Because the properties are defined as shared parameters it can easily be used in tags

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BIM Query – Selected parameters

The BIM Query tool enables the user to edit the parameters of a specified Category through a built-in editor using an interface similar to MS Excel. It also provides a feature to be able to export out to an excel

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Multi Join

Our Revit Tools Multi Join command has been updated. One way we have improved it is that you can now join more elements simultaneously. Also multiple switch join order. With the re-design of its dialog box it’s easier to prioritize

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Release 2014.1

Last week we released an updated version of CGS Revit Tools 2014.1 In this new build we added 3 new tools, enhanced a number of existing tools and fixed a few reported bugs. We created some new tools that enable

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Filter

Have you ever needed to edit multiple instances which aren’t the same type? Personally, I face this problem daily. For example: I decide to change the material of all interior doors; which happens to be an instance parameter. I’m editing

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